The body of the Malayali soldier who went missing in Madhya Pradesh was recovered on Thursday. The deceased is identified as Captain Nirmal Sivaraj (30), a native of Mamangalam in Ernakulam. His body was recovered from the Patni region in Madhya Pradesh. It is assumed that he met with a road accident due to flash floods in the region on August 15. He was on the way to his camp in Pachmarhi after meeting his wife who works as an army officer in Jabalpur.